The food is delicious and easy to serve, the atmosphere is warm, professional, fun, very hip. The management is really well done, I always felt welcome and valued which encouraged me (and others) to strive beyond the regular duties. Very successful.
I learned the balance a hostess needs to maintain, I enjoyed making connections with people and working in a place that encouraged the quirkiness of its employees to charm customers. The hardest part was keeping the rush manageable, not to get overwhelmed by upset customers or sheer numbers, balancing a ringing phone, servers and customers at the front both speaking, busing, and rotation but honestly, I felt I had a strong support system and succeeded in the challenges